Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"

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Nov 9, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Brian Bress, MFA '06; Wu Tsang, MFA '10 are participating in the Biennale of Moving Images 2016 at the Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève, Switzerland.

Oct 15, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; CJ Heyliger, MFA '15 are included in Boundless: A California Invitational, at the Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego.

Sept 24, 2016-Mar 18, 2017 Analia Saban, MFA '05: solo exhibition at Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston, TX.

Sept 24-Dec 23, 2016 Paul Sietsema, MFA '99: solo exhibition at Matthew Marks Gallery, Los Angeles.

Sept 13, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09 in Recent Acquisitions in Focus: Latent Narratives at the Getty Museum, Los Angeles.

Sept 11-Nov 6, 2016 Wu Tsang, MFA '10: solo exhibition, The Luscious Land of God Is Sinking, at 356 S. Mission Rd, Los Angeles.

Sept 10, 2016-Feb 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 in group exhibition, New matter: recent forms of photography, at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Sept 8-Oct 22, 2016 Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11: solo exhibition, Democratic Intuition: Lerato, at Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.

Sun, Aug 14, 2016, 8pm Wu Tsang, MFA '10: You Sad Legend, a performance by Wu Tsang and boychild, featuring Patrick Belaga at 356 S. Misson Road, Los Angeles.

Aug 13-Sept 30, 2016 Erin Morrison, MFA '14: solo exhibition, Object Decorum, at Ochi Gallery, Ketchum, Idaho.

Aug 13, 2016, 6pm Rafa Esparza, BA '11: performance, RED SUMMER, freedom is an endless meeting. and i don't miss your heat. but here we are again., at Elysian Park, presented by the Hammer Museum.

August News Lauren Berger, BA '09 is a Designer at Pinterest.

Aug 11-Sept 10, 2016 Kevin Buzzell, MFA '16: solo exhibition, The Path of Least Resistance, at Show + Tell Projects, Los Angeles.

Aug 6-Dec 4, 2016 Brian Bress, MFA '06: solo exhibition, Make Your Own Friends, at the Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA.

Aug 6-Sept 17, 2016 Kurt Kauper, MFA '95; Amir Zaki, MFA '99; Daniel Cummings, MFA '07; Matt Merkel Hess, MFA '10; Jonathan Apgar, MFA '13; in group exhibition, Passage, at ACME., Los Angeles.

Aug 4, 2016, 7pm Wu Tsang, MFA '10: Artists on Artists: Wu Tsang on Hito Steyerl, at MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.

July News Tameka Norris, BA '10; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in artnet news' 9 Emerging Artists You Need to Know About Right Now.

July 30-Sept 3, 2016 Tony Beauvy, MFA '98, BA '97: solo exhibition of paintings at Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica.

July 30-Sept 3, 2016 Kim Ye, MFA '12: Shared Value: An Open Letter, at Visitor Welcome Center, Los Angeles.

July 30-Sept 24, 2016 Lisa Ohlweiler, BA '05; Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09; and Visiting Faculty Chelsea Mosher in group exhibition, In the Cut, at Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica.

July 23-Aug 28, 2016 Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia, BA '03 and Lily Simonson, MFA '08 in group exhibition, Summer Reverie, at CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles.

July 23-Aug 27, 2016 Ruby Neri, MFA '98: solo exhibition, Slaves and Humans, at David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles.

July 23-Aug 27, 2016 Vanessa Conte, MFA '04; Mateo Tannatt, MFA '08; Asha Schechter, MFA '09; and Nathan Zeidman in group exhibition, GRIND, at Various Small Fires, Los Angeles.

July 23-Aug 21, 2016 Oscar Magallanes, BA '16 in group exhibition, Model Migration, at RESIDENCY Art Gallery, Inglewood, CA.

July 23-Aug 20, 2016 Becky Kolsrud, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Oily Doily, at BBQLA, Los Angeles.

July 17-Sept 4, 2016 Aaron Garber-Maikovska, BA '06; Katie Aliprando, MFA '10 in group exhibition, Home Depot, at DXIX Projects, Venice, CA.

July 16-Aug 27, 2016 Raffi Kalenderian, BA '04: solo exhibition, For the Dead, at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects.

July 16-Aug 27, 2016 Craig Kauffman, MA '56, BA '55; Bridget Beck, MFA '14 in group exhibition, How to Build a Foghorn, at Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles.

July 16-Aug 27, 2016 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Bone Structure, at AA|LA, Los Angeles.

July 16-Aug 20, 2016 Martin Durazo, MFA '98; Michael Dopp, MFA '09; Tameka Norris, BA '10 in group exhibition, Perfect Day, at Roberts & Tilton, Culver City.

July 16-Aug 19, 2016 Jonathan Apgar, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Concrete Matter & Liquefied Horizons, at Garboushian Gallery, Beverly Hills.

July 16-Aug 14, 2016 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Josh Callaghan, MFA '05; and Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 in Los Angeles' first public art biennial, Current:LA Water, which includes temporary outdoor site-specific installations at locations around the city near water, presented by Mayor Eric Garcetti, the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, and Bloomberg Philanthropies through its Public Art Challenge initiative.

July 14-Oct 30, 2016 EJ Hill, MFA '13 in 3-person exhibition, Tenses: Artists-in-Residence 2015-16, at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York.

July 14-Aug 28, 2016 Wendy Red Star, MFA '06: solo exhibition, Tokens, Gold, & Glory at Hap Gallery, Portland, OR.

July 14-Aug 20, 2016 Antonio Adriano Puleo, MFA '03: solo exhibition, Massimo Minimalismo, at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

July 14-Aug 11, 2016 Valerie Green, BA '06 in group exhibition, 2016 Aperture Summer Open: Photography is Magic, at Aperture Foundation, New York.

July 9-Sept 2, 2016 Peter Alexander, MFA '68, BA '65: Sculpture 1966-2016: A Career Survey, at Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, Los Angeles.

July 9-Aug 6, 2016 Katie Aliprando, MFA '10 and Becky Kolsrud, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Let Love Burn in All the Lamps, at Ms Barbers, Los Angeles.

July 7-Sept 2, 2016 Kim Fisher, BA '96; Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; Sean Raspet, MFA '14; Calvin Marcus, MFA '15, and Professor Emeritus Charles Ray in group exhibition, Please Have Enough Acid in the Dish!, at M+B, Los Angeles.

July 2-Aug 20, 2016 Françoise Grossen, MA '69: solo exhibition, Contact III, at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles.

June 30-Sept 10, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96: solo exhibition at Serralves Villa, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal.

June 30, 2016 Jane Hugentober, MFA '14: review in Los Angeles Times.

June 25-Sept 18, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96; Anne Collier, MFA '01 in group exhibition, Invisible Adversaries: Marieluise Hessel Collection at CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.

June 25-Aug 13, 2016 Jane Hugentober, MFA '14: solo exhibition, in the beginning, in the garment-fold, at Harmony Murphy, Los Angeles.

June 20-Sept 9, 2016 Shana Lutker, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Scenes from Chapter Four, and residency at 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica.

June 19-Aug 27, 2016 Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16: solo exhibition, Some Recent Pictures (Chicago), at Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL.

June 18-Aug 27, 2016 Dashiell Manley, MFA '11 in Holiday, Summer Group Show, at Ibid Gallery, London.

June 18-Aug 21, 2016 Carolyn Castaño, MFA '01; Siobhan Hebron, BA '12; and Christine Dianne Guiyangco, BA '14 in Coming to The Table, an exhibition and series of programming organized by the Association of Hysteric Curators (AHC) at Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA.

June 12-Aug 28, 2016 Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07; Rafa Esparza, BA '11; and Associate Professor, Silke Otto-Knapp, in group exhibition, Made in L.A., at the Hammer Museum.

June 5-Dec 18, 2016 Lia Halloran, BA '99: solo exhibition, Deep Sky Companion, at Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.

June 4, 2016-June 4, 2017 Shana Lutker, MFA '05 and Sarah Beadle, BA '09 in group exhibition, The Artist's Library at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

June 2-Oct 9, 2016 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02 in group exhibition, Telling Tales - Excursions in Narrative Form, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney.

May 14-Sept 25, 2016 John Divola, MFA '74 and Owen Kydd, MFA '12 in group exhibition, About Time: Photography in a Moment of Change, at the newly transformed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

April News Iris Hu, BA '13 was awarded a 2016 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship.

  Wu Tsang, MFA '10 was awarded a 2016 fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Apr 21, 2016-March 2017 Matt Johnson, MFA '03: group exhibition, Wanderlust, for High Line Art, New York.

Apr 9-Aug 12, 2016 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08: art installation, Nothing Comes Between Me and Me Between Comes Nothing, at The Wende Museum, Culver City, CA.

Apr 7-Dec 31, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 in group exhibition, Less Than One, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

March News Arleen Hendler, MA '62 will have a solo exhibition of new paintings at FIG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA in January 2017.

Feb 27-Oct 9, 2016 Robert Heinecken, MA '60; John Divola, MFA '74; Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Anne Collier, MFA '01; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Ordinary Pictures, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Nov 7, 2015-Sept 30, 2016 Martin Kersels, MFA '95, BA '92: Tossing a Friend (Melinda) (1, 2, and 3) at the Armory Center for the Arts' Roadside Attraction, a 24/7 outdoor gallery in Northwest Pasadena.

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